Channel 4 names new Head of Specialist Factual

Wednesday 25 May 2016 | 11:18 CET | News
UK broadcaster Channel 4 has announced the appointment of John Hay as Head of Specialist Factual, replacing David Glover who left the channel in April to launch an independent production company. Hay will report to Deputy Chief Creative Officer and Head of Factual Ralph Lee. He first joined Channel 4 in August 2012 and was named Channel 4 Commissioning Editor, Arts in November 2013.

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